Is it time to get a home solar battery?

We get asked this a lot, and have written a few posts on the topic (see here) It’s a tricky question. Rooftop solar pays itself back through straight bill savings from 3-7 years. Whereas batteries are a little more complicated. There are multiple benefits for having a battery, some economic…

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Yarra Bay Beach Clean Community Day

Please join us this Sunday 3rd November at Yarra Bay for a very special beach clean up and community day. We share the beautiful Botany Bay so this special day is Hosted by Protect Our 1 + SO SHIRE + Save the Bay Coalition (Save Yarra Bay Coalition)Communities that share…

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Second Annual Plastic Free July Clean up with Sea Shepherd

SECOND ANNUAL PLASTIC FREE JULY CLEAN UP WITH SEA SHEPHERD Plastic Free Sutherland Shire which is the first focus initiative of SO Shire (Sustainable Organisations of the Sutherland Shire) in partnership with Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign (Sydney branch) held their second collaborative annual Plastic Free July clean up at…

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A big jump in National Park visitors

Visitors to Royal have doubled over the last 10 years, but NPWS has had its budget slashed over and over again. Our parks are suffering! Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews https://ssec.org.au/econews/

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Eco-savvy business

Eco-savvy business is environmentally-sustainable business – business that operates in ways that, at best, benefit the environment and, at least, do minimal harm to it. Why do we need eco-savvy businesses? This planet is the only one we have! It’s not in anyone’s best interest to put in place business…

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Healthier oceans start here

Go SO Shire! Sarah-Jo and Brett Lobwein are doing a great job cleaning beaches, raising awareness of single-use plastic and helping people imagine a world without it. Catch up with the latest from the Leader ecoNews https://ssec.org.au/econews/

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Solar for Strata

http://sunnyshire.org.au/solar-for-strata/ We get many inquiries for solar from families or businesses who are in Strata’s. Here is our guide: We see 3 options for getting solar if you are in a strata: Get solar for yourself. Help all tenants/owners get their own solar together Get a shared solar system Option…

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